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The Sabotage Diaries: The True Story of a Daring Band of Allied Special Forces and Their Covert Operations in Nazi-Occupied Greece

The Sabotage Diaries: The True Story of a Daring Band of Allied Special Forces and Their Covert Operations in Nazi-Occupied Greece (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Barnes, Katherine

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Based on the wartime diaries of New Zealand soldier and saboteur Tom Barnes, this account of thrilling WWII wartime deeds deep behind enemy lines in Greece is based on fact but reads like fiction.

ISBN 9780732298791
Published 1 May 2015 by HarperCollins
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I Woke Up in the Future

I Woke Up in the Future (Trade Paperback/Paperback, Aus/NZ ed)

By Jacobs, Naomi

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One woman's shocking true story of overnight amnesia.

ISBN 9781447282563
Published 1 May 2015 by Pan Macmillan
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Always a Grunt
 

Always a Grunt (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Ledingham, Mike

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Readers of Mike Ledingham's first book, Once a Grunt, will be familiar with the characters in many of these stories. As with the first book, the characters in Always a Grunt are loosely categorized into military-related and Civvy Street yarns. There are also a couple of uncategor ...

ISBN 9780473290498
Published 12 June 2014
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Anzac Girls: The Extraordinary Story of Our World War I Nurses

Anzac Girls: The Extraordinary Story of Our World War I Nurses (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Rees, Peter

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The harrowing, dramatic and profoundly moving story of the Australian and New Zealand nurses who served in the Great War.

ISBN 9781743319826
Published 1 July 2014 by Allen & Unwin
Interest Age Young Adults
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The Thieves of Threadneedle Street: The Victorian Fraudsters Who Almost Broke the Bank of England

The Thieves of Threadneedle Street: The Victorian Fraudsters Who Almost Broke the Bank of England (Hardback)

By Booth, Nicholas

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Late in 1873, London was gripped by the astonishing story emerging from the highest court in the land, where four American conmen were on trial for attempting the greatest financial scam the world had ever seen. Their leader, Austin Bidwell, had hatched a plan of devilish ingenui ...

ISBN 9780752493404
Published 1 April 2014 by Woodslane Pty Ltd
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Young at Heart: The Likes and Life of a Teenager with Progeria

Young at Heart: The Likes and Life of a Teenager with Progeria (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Okines, Hayley; Stokes, Alison

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The follow-up to the best-selling Old Before My Time, Young at Heart reveals what it's like to be a teenager with progeria. Written in Hayley Okines' infectious and uplifting manner.

ISBN 9781783753260
Published 19 March 2015 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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My Psychic Casebook: The Amazing Secrets of the World's Most Respected Department-Store Medium

My Psychic Casebook: The Amazing Secrets of the World's Most Respected Department-Store Medium (Paperback)

By Wallace, Jayne; Dean, Liz

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Have you ever wondered what goes on behind closed doors at a psychic reading? Meet 'Selfridges Psychic' Jayne Wallace who reads for over 100 international clients every week - from CID officers to media moguls, housewives to royalty and celebrities.

ISBN 9780008105181
Published 30 April 2015 by HarperCollins
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Series Harpertrue Fate - A Short Read
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Legend: A Harrowing Story from the Vietnam War of One of Green Beret's Heroic Mission to Rescue a Special Forces Team Caught Behind Enemy Lines

Legend: A Harrowing Story from the Vietnam War of One of Green Beret's Heroic Mission to Rescue a Special Forces Team Caught Behind Enemy Lines (Hardback)

By Blehm, Eric

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From the bestselling author of Fearless, the dramatic and unforgettable story of Roy Benavidez--a Green Beret in Vietnam who is known among special operations forces members today by a single word: Legend. Legend tells the heroic story of the 240th Assault Helicopter Company, and ...

ISBN 9780804139519
Published 15 May 2015 by Random House
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Gangs II
 

Gangs II (Paperback)

By Kemp, Ross

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Presents the author's travels that take him as close to home as Liverpool and as far away as Colombia and East Timor. This book introduces some of the most frightening men in the world.

ISBN 9780141039572
Published 1 June 2009 by Penguin
Interest Age Young Adults
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The Dog Squad
 

The Dog Squad (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Petraitis, Vikki

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Tales of brilliance and heroism from the crime-fighting dogs at the Police Dog Squad--told by the passionate cops who handle them.

ISBN 9780143799641
Release Date 27 May 2015 by Penguin
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